My fear is my substance, and probably the best part of me.
Quote by Franz Kafka
Franz Kafka Quotes
The mediation by the serpent was necessary. Evil can seduce man, but cannot become man.
Productivity is being able to do things that you were never able to do before.
Hiding places there are innumerable, escape is only one, but possibilities of escape, again, are...
The fact that our task is exactly commensurate with our life gives it the appearance...
This inescapable duty to observe oneself: if someone else is observing me, naturally I have...
There is nothing besides a spiritual world; what we call the world of the senses...
You do not need to leave your room. Remain sitting at your table and listen....
The decisive moment in human evolution is perpetual. That is why the revolutionary spiritual movements...
A book must be the ax for the frozen sea within us.
Always first draw fresh breath after outbursts of vanity and complacency.
The history of mankind is the instant between two strides taken by a traveler.
God gives the nuts, but he does not crack them.
Self-control means wanting to be effective at some random point in the infinite radiations of...
I have the true feeling of myself only when I am unbearably unhappy.
In theory there is a possibility of perfect happiness: To believe in the indestructible element...
Believing in progress does not mean believing that any progress has yet been made.
The relationship to one's fellow man is the relationship of prayer, the relationship to oneself...
How can one take delight in the world unless one flees to it for refuge?
In the struggle between yourself and the world second the world.
Don Quixote's misfortune is not his imagination, but Sancho Panza.